MORGAN COUNTY HISTORY SERIES

BY W. LYNN NICKELL



THE LAST TRAIN TO JACKSON Printed 1991

A pictorial history of Cannel City, Ky.-O&K Railroad-Kentucky Block Cannel Coal Co.--Awarded -- "Certificate of Merit" by the Kentucky Historical Confederation for the "Preservation of State and Local History." 142 pages. Price $20.00

PANTHERS DEVILS, AND COUGARS Printed 1992

An Encyclopedia of Morgan County High Basketball. Pictures, records, articles, cheerleaders, boy and girl players from 1920-1992. on permanent display in the Kentucky High School Athletic Association Museum, Lexington, Ky. $20.00

THE CHANGING FACES OF WEST LIBERTY Printed 1988

A pictorial history of West Liberty. Hundreds of photos. 232 pages. $20.00

U.S. POSTAL SERVICE Printed 1990 updated 1992

Post offices and postmasters in Morgan County, Ky. from 1822-1990. (Updated and reprinted 8 1/2" X 11" 1992) 130 post offices, postmasters, name origin and dates of term of office for all postmasters. $15.00

HANGING JUSTICE (Published 1997)

The complete trial and military account of the hanging of Pvt. John Jackson Nickell, C.S.A. of Morgan County and Rowan County, KY., for "violations of Law and War" during the Civil War. The trial took place in 1864 before a Union Military Court. The book contains compiled Civil War records from various sources pertaining to Morgan County and Eastern Kentucky. Included is a History of the Orphan Brigade, 5th Kentucky Infantry, C.S.A. (1915 Adjutant Report); Roll of Morgan County C.S.A. and U.S.A.; Roll of 45th Regular Kentucky Infantry U.S.A.; and Roll of Kentucky 5th Regular Infantry C.S.A.; and Military Regulations to conduct a hanging. Over 300 pages, paper bound, price $25.00.

ELLA'S SCRAPBOOK Printed 1988

Ella Blair's (1884-1972) collection of Licking Valley Courier newspaper clippings from 1911 to 1972. A potpourri of deaths, births, news happenings, sports, weddings and personals. 290 pages. $25.00

SELECTIONS FROM MORGAN COUNTY HISTORY VOL. I

Stacy and Nickell--Reprint of 1972--Census records, county history, articles about Morgan Countians, old photographs. Reprint of 1972 edition. 315 pages. $30.00

INDEX TO SELECTIONS FROM MORGAN COUNTY HISTORY

( By Joe Nickell and Ella Nickell) Price $5.00

RIDING THE BLUE GOOSE WITH STOPS AT WRIGLEY AND LENOX.

A Pictorial history of the Lenox and Morehead & North Fork railroads in Kentucky. Hardbound, laminated cover, old never before printed photos. Printed in 1993. Price $25.00

MARRIAGE LICENSE, MORGAN COUNTY, KY. 1823-1900

Compiled by Gertrude Nickell. $15.00

MARRIAGE LICENSE, MORGAN COUNTY, KY. 1900-1950

Over 7000 license. Printed 1994. Price $15.00

THE MORGAN COUNTY PHOENIX 1994

History of the W.P.A. built Morgan County High School building and other W. P. A. schools in Morgan County, KY. Newspaper articles, school board records from 1933 to 1941 pertaining to the W. P. A. projects. Numerous photographs of the projects and a full feature of the dedication of the Morgan County High School building by Eleanor Roosevelt in 1937. Price-- $15.00

THE MAYFLOWER

1938 Morgan County High School Annual--Photographs of all classes, clubs and athletics. Interesting ads in the back. First Morgan County High School annual. (Copy of the original) Printed 1995. Price $15.00

1941 WOMAN'S CLUB COOKBOOK

Reprint of the 1941 Morgan County Woman's Club cookbook. Printed 1995 Price $5.00

MORGAN COUNTY, A PICTURE ALBUM 1996

Over 400 pages and 700 photographs about Morgan County, KY. New and old photos of Morgan County--truly a collectors edition with a collection of some of the best photos of Morgan County and many never printed before. The book is hard cover and sells for $25.00

Order from:

W. Lynn Nickell

440 Riverside Drive

West Liberty, KY 41472

(Include $3.00 for mailing)

Deanna Levito
Deanna234@aol.com

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